Create an Update without using ClickOnce

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I was wondering if anyone came accross a good way of having a c# win app check for updates at a certain time of day and at startup. I don't want to use ClickOnce.

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You could host a text file on a domain somewhere that contains the latest version number.

The C# app could then download the text file on startup, if the version number is greater than it's version, you could prompt the user to download the latest version.

create a launcher that copy to local folder on each client the last executable version from the server.
and the execute it.

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